European Film Festival in the Yemeni Cultural Center [Archives:2001/21/Local News]

May 21 2001

The fifth European festival will be held in Sana’a during 10-19 June 2001. Films from eight European countries will be screened on this occasion. The Czech Republic, Poland, France, Turkey, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands and Germany are participating in this festival organized under the auspices of cultural Minister in collaboration with the center. The decision for a yearly European film festival was taken in 1997 by a group of European embassies in Sana’a. European films are mostly unknown to the audience in Yemen as they are rarely shown on TV. Films are to be shown from 7 p.m. Entrance is free for everybody.